Sep 16, 2012 9:00am EDT
-qaeda leader. what do we know? >> we are obviously investigating this very closely. the fbi has a lead in this investigation. the information the best information and the best assessment we have today is that in fact this was not a preplanned premeditated attack. that what happened initially was that it was a spontaneous reaction to what had just transpired in cairo as a consequence of the video. people gathered outside the embassy and then it grew very violent and those with extremist ties joined the fray and came with heav heavy weapos which unfortunately are quite common in post revolutionary libya and that then spun out of control. we don't see at this point signs this was a coordinated plan premeditated attack. we will wait for the results of the investigation and don't want to jump to conclusions before then. i think it is important for the american people to know our best current assessment. >> chris: and the last question, terror cells in benghazi have carried out five attacks since april including one at the same consultate, a bombing at the same consultate in june, should u.s
Sep 17, 2012 4:00am EDT
: libyan officials say they've rounded up dozens of suspects. the fbi is hoping to deliver a definitive answer on what happened, but has been unable to reach the consulate in benghazi because it's still too dangerous. the waves of anti-american protests from north africa to asia appear to be ebbing, but critics of current u.s. policy say the protests are not the problem. they're a symptom. >> if we all decide to rally around the video as the problem, we are going to make a serious mistake. >> reporter: israeli prime minister benjamin netanyahu says this is bigger than diplomacy. it's about the existence of them and israel. >> for them, they are us, and they are you. >>> attacks over the weekend killed the lives of eight civilians and american soldiers. one attack may have been directed at the location where england's prince harry is based. the nato coalition has apologized for an air strike that killed eight afghan women that were gathering firewood in the same general area as 45 insurgents who had been targeted. >>> lawyers for england's duke and duchess of cambridge will appear in a p
Sep 28, 2012 4:25am EDT
not received all his shots. >>> a painting bought at a flea market is now the focus of an fbi investigation. french impressionist francois renoir painted the piece that may have been stolen from the baltimore museum of art in 1981. a woman paid just $20 at that time a flea market. it turns out it's betweworth up $750,000. >>> facebook now offering people the option of giving gifts via facebook. you can buy anything from a $5 starbucks gift card to a $200 wireless speaker. the gift shows up on the person's time line as a preview, and then the real thing shows up at their doorsteps a few days later. this is currently available on android phones and will soon be live on the iphone too. >>> there's a new social network apparently for you to waste your time with. it's called sypop. it connects people through common interests so you can meet people and bond over your hobbies. it's one of the new social networks looking to cut into facebook's 950 million users. good luck with that. >> what common interests? >> something else to spend on the computer to do. sypop.
Sep 28, 2012 7:00am EDT
in new jersey, and to a farm outside detroit where in 2006 the fbi razed a 3,000-foot barn and dug under it. once the leader of the teamst s teamsters, the nation's largest union, hoffa's connection to organized crime kept him in hot water. >> i believe he was in a power struggle and was killed by an organized crime figure. >> reporter: that possibility could also explain the long silence. >> i mean, he's terrified right now. i can hear his voice trembling yesterday when i was talking to him. >> reporter: could this be where the 37-year search for hoffa finally ends? >> we have never advocate that had this is jimmy hoffa's resting place. we're strictly investigating this as a cold case homicide, and that has been our focus since the beginning. if it somehow happens to be mr. hoffa, well, great, it will end a major mystery. >> reporter: police say it will take about two hours to take a core soil sample that will be sent to a forensic anthropologist at michigan state university, and if they find signs of human remains, then they are going to dig this driveway up. >> 37 years on still look